Anyone who plays Football Manager will know that managing West Ham can be a stressful task.
Over the years us Hammers fans have had to put up with a starting transfer budget of zero and players that are down right average on the game compared to real life. But this season’s version of the game offers us a bit of light at the end of the tunnel.
You start off with around £3million to spend if you set a realistic target of achieving a mid-table finish in your first season, but you can push that to around £4million if you tell the board you can finish in the top six, which is risky business.
So although £3million isn’t a lot of money in Football Manager terms, there are still a number of top bargains to be had to ensure you get off to the best possible start to your virtual managerial career at the Boleyn Ground.
And if you can sell a few fringe players, as well as the likes of Matty Jarvis – who can fetch about £5m – there’s scope to bring in some quality to go alongside the lot you already start with.
So here’s SIX players you should definitely consider signing for the Hammers on Football Manager 15…